HHS proposes new rules on Medicaid fraud control units

On September 20, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Inspector General (OIG), and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), jointly proposed new rules governing state Medicaid fraud control units (MFCUs). The proposed rules would require that MFCUs and state Medicaid agencies establish, review, and periodically update memoranda of understanding (MOUs) on coordination between these state agencies. [More]